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Optical Scanning Services

Service Description

VUIT will assist Vanderbilt University faculty with exam, quiz, or survey scanning. 

This service has been discontinued. However, the Center for Teaching recommends the following alternatives: 

Alternative Resources

  • Brightspace, Vanderbilt’s primary course management system, has a quiz tool with a range of question types and security settings. It even has a remote proctoring tool integrated into the platform. More information about Brightspace quizzes can be found here.
  • Top Hat is Vanderbilt’s classroom response system. Take advantage of Top Hat’s quizzing function for auto-graded tests. Learn more about Top Hat here.
  • Gradescope is a homework submission and quizzing tool that allows students to hand draw or type answers and simplifies the grading process for both objective and free-response question types. Learn more about the platform here.

If you are not sure which tool will work best for you, feel free to reach out to the Brightspace support team, and they will direct you to the person who can best answer your question. You can reach them at


Assessment Systems

Service Category

Teaching and Learning